SPORTS

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HANDBALL

AEK Athens has won its first ever European trophy in handball, and Greece’s second in the men’s game, beating Swedish club Ystads in both legs of the home-and-away finals that were agreed to take place at Halkida, central Greece.


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NEWS

People who do aerobics can skip the face mask while they exercise in a gym but everyone else must wear them, the Development and Investments Ministry said on Saturday, clarifying a previous announcement about the health rules that will apply in gyms when they reopen on Monday.

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NEWS

The committee of experts advising the government on the pandemic is leaning towards opening gyms with strict hygiene measures on May 31 according to information available on Friday.



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NEWS

Greek Premier Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Tuesday weighed in on the controversy sparked by a decision by 12 of Europe’s top football clubs on Sunday to launch a breakaway Super League, saying it is “wrong.”

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NEWS

A lawyer representing more than 30 gymnastics athletes said on Friday they are determined to submit specific names of coaches and incidents of psychological and physical violence, as well as sexual harassment, when summoned by relevant judicial authorities.

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NEWS

The head of the Athens Prosecutor’s Office has ordered an investigation into allegations of physical and verbal abuse, as well sexual harassment made by 22 former athletes of rhythmic gymnastics against an unspecified number of coaches.



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NEWS

The fabled Acropolis Rally returns to the World Championship (WRC) calendar this year after an eight-year hiatus.


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MOTOR RACING

Greece’s Acropolis Rally will return after an eight year absence to replace Chile on the world championship calendar in September, organisers said on Friday.

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CRIME

A Greek sailing coach accused of sexually abusing an 11-year-old athlete has been given until Thursday to prepare his defense after appearing before a prosecutor in Athens on Monday.